VOL. 130 | NO. 51 | Monday, March 16, 2015
The Metro Memphis Attractions Association will meet Tuesday, March 17, at 11:30 a.m. at the Hampton Inn & Suites Shady Grove, 962 S. Shady Grove Road. Pat Halloran, president and CEO of The Orpheum, will speak. Cost is $35. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit memphisattractions.org.
The University of Tennessee Alumni Association-Memphis Network will host two speakers discussing “Health Care Costs and Challenges in Memphis” Tuesday, March 17, in the Advent Presbyterian Church chapel, 1879 N. Germantown Parkway. Events include a 5:45 p.m. social and 6:30 p.m. program followed by a Q&A. Guest speakers are Church Health Center founder Dr. Scott Morris and Methodist Hospital administrator Marty Keith. Cost is free. Contact Brandon S. Weise at 901-282-5117 for details.
The Center City Development Corp. board will meet Wednesday, March 18, at 9 a.m. in the Downtown Memphis Commission conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphiscommission.com.
Talk Shoppe will meet Wednesday, March 18, from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the University of Phoenix–Memphis Campus, 65 Germantown Court, first floor. Angie Bramlitt of Memphis Consumer Credit Association Inc. will present “Understanding Your Credit & Your Credit Scores.” Cost is free. Visit talkshoppe.biz.
Sales and Marketing Society of the Mid-South will meet Wednesday, March 18, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Racquet Club, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Allie Prescott, former president and general manager of the Memphis Redbirds, will present “Sports in Memphis, past/present and future … and the impact of sports on our city.” Cost for nonmembers is $30 in advance or $35 at the door. Visit sms-midsouth.org.
AARP Cordova Chapter will meet Wednesday, March 18, at 11:30 a.m. at the Cordova branch library, 8457 Trinity Road. Guests are welcome. Email email@example.com for details.
Rotary Club of Memphis East will meet Wednesday, March 18, at noon at The Racquet Club of Memphis, 5111 Sanderlin Ave. Bernard Health founder Alex Tolbert will speak. Cost is $17. RSVP to Lee Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Society of Female Transportation Professionals Mid-South will host the second annual Blue Pump Gala Wednesday, March 18, at 5:15 p.m. at the Holiday Inn University of Memphis, 3700 Central Ave. Susan L. Kurland, assistant secretary for aviation and international affairs with the U.S. Department of Transportation, will present the keynote. Tickets are $50. Visit memphis.edu/setwc for details.